[ntp:questions] Re: wireless routers beating on NTP servers
jcs at no_s_p_a_m.zoo.bt.co.uk
Tue Jan 20 13:27:05 UTC 2004
In article <x7fzed3oe3.fsf at capsicum.wsrcc.com>,
"Wolfgang S. Rupprecht" <wolfgang+gnus20040117T190822 at dailyplanet.dontspam.wsrcc.com> writes:
> Lets home the critical infrastructure can be convinced to buy their
> own GPS based stratum-1's to supplement external time sources.
Excuse me if I laugh, Wolfgang. The recent PRN23 fault (you wouldn't
have seen it in SF) showed up some shortcomings in GPS time sources.
I suspect it didn't have too big an impact on NTP clocks, but
a lot of our GPS-referenced backup network frequency sources dropped
off line for an hour or two.
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